Bicyclist critical after Fern Rock crash

A bicyclist is in critical condition after being struck by a car Friday night in the Fern Rock section of North Philadelphia.

Police said the crash occurred shortly before 11:30 p.m. at Wagner and Olney avenues.

The bicyclist, a 41-year-old man, was rushed to Albert Einstein Medical Center with extensive traumatic injuries.

There was no word on whether the driver of the vehicle was also injured.

Additional details about the circumstances surrounding the incident were not immediately available.

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